A social club consisting of Amateur Radio Operators and interested persons who share interest in radio, pleasure marine and technical activities.


Murray, KI7MH will be heading back out fishing off the coast of Washington. He will be hunting the ever elusive tuna fish somewhere around 50 miles off Westport on his troller Silvia. Many of the Club members have kept in contact with Murray while he was in Alaska fishing using the HF ham bands. Namely 7464 and 14284. Due to propagation on his west coast adventure a 75 meter frequency may be pressed into use. Normal times for contacting Murray are at 8 a.m. and 9 p.m. PDT.

Ever heard of AIS? The Automatic Identification System (AIS) is an automatic tracking system used on ships and by vessel traffic services (VTS) for identifying and locating vessels by electronically exchanging data with other nearby ships and ground based receivers. Murray recently outfitted the Silvia with a AIS. When travelling many of the Club members watched Murray's progress through one of the many web based AIS tracking sites. It will be fun to see if the Silvia shows up on the coast.

- -What's Happening Calendar

Check out the Club calendar here.

- - Club Luncheon - -

- - The Next Luncheon is October 29th, 2014 at Ferino's - -

Come join us for lunch. We meet every Wednesday at 11:30 am at Ferinos Pizza in Port Hadlock except the Fourth Wed of each month lunch is held at Fat Smitty's at 11 am in Discovery Bay. Not sure where? check the Club's calendar above. The restaurants appreciates a head count in advance so if you are unable to check in on the Boater's Net please click on the link below to sign up.

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- - Sunday PLARC Breakfast November 16th, 2014 - -

Anyone interested in ham radio is invited to breakfast November 16th, 2014 @ 10:00 AM. This month our breakfast will be held at The Point Casino. Please join us for good conversation and fellowship.

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- - Amateur Radio Exams - -

As of 4/16/12 No regularly scheduled VE Amateur radio test sessions are scheduled. If you would like to take an exam please consider the North Kitsap ARC as they hold a regular exam session on the 4th Saturday of each month. Exam sessions are at the Fire District 18 Headquarters, 911 NE Liberty Rd, Poulsbo 9am-11am. Please contact NKARC for more information. If you have a special exam need please contact the PLARC Radio officer. We may be able to accommodate you.

Check here to see if any local special exam sessions are scheduled in support of local amateur radio classes.


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